• City of Newport Beach, CA
  • Newport Beach, California
  • Jan 01, 2022
Full Time Building and Safety Code Enforcement and Inspections Construction and Skilled Trades
  • Salary: $35.21 - $49.55 Hourly USD

Job Description


The City of Newport Beach is seeking two part-time Building Inspector II's to join our team. This position may work up to 30 hours per week. Check out our video to see what it's like working for the City!

Selection Components:

  • Application Evaluation: The first review of applications will be completed on October 28, 2021. Applicants that apply after the first review are not guaranteed to be considered for this recruitment. Candidates are required to submit a resume detailing their related experience along with a completed online application in order for the application package to be considered complete. This recruitment may close at any time without notice after the first review date.
  • Virtual Interview: Those candidates deemed most qualified as reflected in their application will be invited to a virtual interview. Passing applicants will be placed on an eligibility list that may be used to fill future vacancies as they occur.

The City offers an excellent benefit package and membership in the California Public Employees' Retirement Systems (CalPERS) Retirement formula is based on appointment date and membership status with CalPERS and the employee is required to contribute 13% of pay toward retirement costs.

Essential Duties
Please see online job specification for a more detailed description of essential job duties.
Please see online job specification for a more detailed description of qualifications.

Experience & Education and License/Certificate
A combination of experience and education that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities may be qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:

Experience: Two years of responsible combination residential building inspection experience in the building construction field as a journey level plumber, electrician, carpenter or related craftsperson is highly desirable.

Education: Equivalent to completion of the twelfth grade.

License/Certificate : Possession of ICC Building Certification is required; certification as Combination Building Inspector is highly desirable.

Due to the performance of some field duties which require the operation of a personal or City vehicle, a valid and appropriate California driver's license and an acceptable driving record are required.

Please Note: Candidates deemed most qualified, as reflected in their application materials, will be invited to continue in the recruitment process. The prospective candidate must successfully complete a thorough background review, including being fingerprinted by the Newport Beach Police Department. The resulting report of your conviction history, (if any), will be evaluated along with the other information received in connection with your application. Except as otherwise required by law, a criminal conviction will not necessarily disqualify you from the position. The nature, date, surrounding circumstances, and the relevance of the offense to the position applied for may, however, be considered.

Disaster Service Worker: In accordance with Government Code Section 3100, City of Newport Beach Employees, in the event of a disaster, are considered disaster service workers and may be asked to respond accordingly.

Job Address

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